A Study of Efficacy and Safety With the Transdermal Contraceptive System Versus Mercilon.
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00236782|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 12, 2005
Last Update Posted : June 8, 2011
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Contraception||Drug: norelgestromin + ethinyl estradiol; mercilon||Phase 3|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||1517 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||An Open-label Study to Evaluate Contraceptive Efficacy and Safety of the Transdermal Contraceptive System of 17dNorgestimate and Ethinyl Estradiol With the Oral Contraceptive Mercilon.|
|Study Start Date :||October 1997|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||March 1999|
- Contraceptive efficacy of the 2 treatments was estimated by determination of pregnancy rates, using the Pearl Index and life table analysis (cumulative probability of pregnancy). Safety was evaluated throughout the study.
- Cycle control and compliance were assessed with diary cards containing bleeding and dosing information.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00236782
|Study Director:||Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L. C. Clinical Trial||Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C.|